Pulmonary Plasma Cell Granuloma

A tumor-like inflammatory lesion of the lung that is composed of PLASMA CELLS and fibrous tissue. It is also known as an inflammatory pseudotumor, often with calcification and measuring between 2 and 5 cm in diameter.
Also Known As:
Plasma Cell Granuloma, Pulmonary; Inflammatory Pseudotumor, Pulmonary; Inflammatory Pulmonary Pseudotumor; Plasma Cell Granuloma of Lung; Pseudotumor, Inflammatory, Pulmonary; Pseudotumor, Pulmonary Inflammatory; Pulmonary Granuloma, Plasma Cell; Pulmonary Inflammatory Pseudotumor; Pulmonary Pseudotumor, Inflammatory; Inflammatory Pseudotumors, Pulmonary; Inflammatory Pulmonary Pseudotumors; Pulmonary Inflammatory Pseudotumors; Pulmonary Pseudotumors, Inflammatory; Granuloma, Plasma Cell, Pulmonary; Inflammatory Pseudotumor of Lung
Networked: 8 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies)

Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Benign Fibrous Histiocytoma (Dermatofibroma)
2. Tuberculosis (Tuberculoses)
3. Thymoma (Thymic Carcinoma)
4. Stomach Neoplasms (Stomach Cancer)
5. Pancreatitis


1. Imafuku, Shinichi: 1 article (07/2013)
2. Ito, Kotaro: 1 article (07/2013)
3. Nakayama, Juichiro: 1 article (07/2013)
4. Hamaguchi, Yasuhito: 1 article (07/2013)
5. Fujimoto, Manabu: 1 article (07/2013)
6. Dearmond, Daniel T: 1 article (01/2010)
7. Iannettoni, Mark D: 1 article (01/2010)
8. Van Natta, Timothy L: 1 article (01/2010)
9. Parekh, Kalpaj R: 1 article (01/2010)
10. Asano, Toshiaki: 1 article (11/2008)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Pulmonary Plasma Cell Granuloma:
1. Cadherins (E-Cadherin)IBA
2. Immunoglobulins (Immunoglobulin)IBA
3. Immunoglobulin G (IgG)IBA
4. Carcinoembryonic AntigenIBA
5. delta cateninIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Thoracotomy
2. Pneumonectomy (Lung Volume Reduction)